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    • New opportunities and cautionary steps? Farmers, forestry and rural development in Ireland 

      McDonagh, John; Farrell, Maura; Mahon, Marie; Ryan, Mary (Sciendo, 2011-03-30)
      It is argued that European agriculture is currently confronted with a multitude of critical challenges and developmental changes, in which the viability of farms based solely on traditional forms of production applies ...
    • The rural as a return migration destination 

      Farrell, Maura; Mahon, Marie; McDonagh, John (De Gruyter Open, 2012-02-24)
      This paper investigates the phenomenon of return migration to rural areas through exploring how different conceptual approaches address issues of population return, and the significance of the rural as a return migration ...
    • Understanding the farmer-farm relationship in later life 

      Conway, Shane; McDonagh, John; Farrell, Maura; Kinsella, Anne (Teagasc, 2018-05-24)
      Research from NUI Galway looks at the complex and deeply emotional relationships older farmers have with their farms, and the impact this has on family farm transfer.